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Cleveland @ the previous APG Furniture Showroom on Star Plaza
Jul 25, 2008

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Cleveland @ The Sterling Building
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Cleveland @ Subway/Streetcar Level of the Detroit Superior Bridge (Veteran's Memorial Bridge)
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Madison, WI @ Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center
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Springfield OH @ The Westcott House
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Japan Love Story

BY PATRICK REYMOND
@ SWISS PECHAKUCHA NIGHT ON FEB 07, 2014

Patrick Reymond, founder of Atelier Oi, relates his love for Japanese simplicity and beauty into his architectural designs. Whether experimenting with different materials, scale, landscapes, or roofs, he promotes his initiative for ingenuity with his love for Japan. 

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AOAD - Lean Design though Ingenuity

BY DICK OLANGO
@ VOL 7 ON NOV 18, 2015

AOAD offer Design that is lean through ingenuity in planning, conscious materiality, beautiful form and emotion provoking and effortless spaces, experimental and exploitative. Design that is socially relevant and adaptive to the natural and human fabric. A design that is people focussed.

http://www.aoad.jp/

info@aoad.jp

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Pro-Poor Innovation, How to Hype it with Micro Industry

BY REINDER VAN TIJEN
@ VOL 27 ON NOV 23, 2015

“Craft keeps alive a few million– a few billion people but it doesn't lift them out of poverty. You need something else; what you need is your brain and my brain, an attitude, and a change.”

In Pro-Poor Innovation, How to Hype it with Micro Industry from PechaKucha Night Maastrict’s 27th Volume, Reinder van Tijen, owner of the company Demotech discusses industry at the poverty level. In industry, one needs capital. In an environment with no capital, one needs Ingenuity. Loopholes can be found when one re-designs concepts, tools, methods, and ideas to make them accessible and affordable to everybody in the world. Tijen’s goal? To improve lives with tricks and techniques and create more joy per person.

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When Art and Science Collide

BY YOKO SHIMIZU
@ VOL 132 ON JAN 27, 2016

“I wanted to learn the beautiful mechanism of the universe, nature, and life. So i studied biology and chemistry in my university. And that’s when i thought ‘how cool would it be to integrate all of this into art?’”

In When Art and Science Collide from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 132,  contemporary artist and science researcher Yoko Shimizu details her work. One may think that art and Science are total opposites but not Yoko. She finds that the beauty of the scientific principles that surround us to be timeless, limitless, and inspirational. Yoko –who has won many awards her scientific artworks– creates installations that integrate both art and science.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Friday, February 6th, 2016. 

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Lifesaving medicines should’nt be a luxury

BY DEEBA SHAHIDI
@ VOL 32 ON FEB 06, 2017

Deeba Shahidi has personally witnessed inequity within healthcare. She is concerned about the fact that about one third of the inhabitants of the world does not have access to lifesaving medicines. She feels that these astonishing figures need to be addressed. 

Deeba believes that each and every individual has the capacity to make a difference. She joined a student organisation which empowers students and academics to make lifesaving medicines more accessible to those who most need them and least can afford them.

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The Intersection of Creativity + Ingenuity

BY MELISSA MATTHEWS
@ VOL 1 ON DEC 01, 2017

Melissa A Matthews is a mixed media artist, author and social entrepreneur who in 2013 co-founded MAM Squared, a firm that develops community programs and training programs.

As an artists, Melissa speaks about her decision to switch from a law degree to a painting degree and her journey to where she is now. She advises other creative entrepreneurs to 'stay hungry but never starve'.   

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What I Learned from Doctor Who

Now an instructor at Cambridge University, Jonathan Baldwin talks about growing up in the 1970s, and the formative impact a certain Doctor had on his young life. In this edition of Presentation of the Day, (from PKN Dundee, Scotland Vol. 5) Jonathan relates to us some of the life lessons he learned while watching Doctor Who. One among these words of wisdom was the idea that one must nurture his/her imagination, ingenuity, and creativity -- it was this notion and many others that led him to become the man he is today.

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Your Untitled Design

Still trying to figure out who you are and what you want from your life? In today's Presentation of the Day, "Your Untitled Design" from PKN Tokyo Vol. 77, designer Marcus Bird compares the not-yet-wholly defined self to a design not yet possessing a name. He discusses origins, sources of ingenuity, and the creations he's developed based on his travels, style, and Jamaican background.

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The Inflatable Concert Hall

Quite a bit can be done with an enormous balloon and a little bit of ingenuity! In today's Presentation of the Day, "The Inflatable Concert Hall" from a special Tokyo Designers Week 2013 edition of PKN Tokyo Vol. 107, architect Yusuke Komata speaks on what it takes to design, assemble, and produce a very unique mobile concert. In collaboration with the Lucerne Festival Orchestra, he and a team of designers, sculptors, engineers, and architects worked to bring music to the disaster-ridden region of Tohoku, Japan. 

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Pro-Poor Innovation, How to Hype it with Micro Industry

  “Craft keeps alive a few million– a few billion people but it doesn't lift them out of poverty. You need something else; what you need is your brain and my brain, an attitude, and a change.” In Pro-Poor Innovation, How to Hype it with Micro Industry from PechaKucha Night Maastrict’s 27th Volume, Reinder van Tijen, owner of the company Demotech discusses industry at the poverty level. In industry, one needs capital. In an environment with no capital, one needs Ingenuity. Loopholes can be found when one re-designs concepts, tools, methods, and ideas to make them accessible and affordable to everybody in the world. Tijen’s goal? To improve lives with tricks and techniques and create more joy per person.